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The Resource Oxygen : a four billion year history, Donald Eugene Canfield

Oxygen : a four billion year history, Donald Eugene Canfield

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Oxygen : a four billion year history
Title
Oxygen
Title remainder
a four billion year history
Statement of responsibility
Donald Eugene Canfield
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The air we breathe is twenty-one percent oxygen, an amount higher than on any other known world. While we may take our air for granted, Earth was not always an oxygenated planet. How did it become this way? Oxygen is the most current account of the history of atmospheric oxygen on Earth"--
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Summary
"The air we breathe is twenty-one percent oxygen, an amount higher than on any other known world. While we may take our air for granted, Earth was not always an oxygenated planet. How did it become this way? Oxygen is the most current account of the history of atmospheric oxygen on Earth"--
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Provided by publisher
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10247075
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DLC
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Canfield, Donald E
Dewey number
551.51/12
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QD181.O1
LC item number
.C36 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
Science essentials
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  • Oxygen
  • SCIENCE / Earth Sciences / General
  • SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Ecology
  • SCIENCE / Earth Sciences / Meteorology & Climatology
Target audience
adult
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a four billion year history
Label
Oxygen : a four billion year history, Donald Eugene Canfield
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is it about planet Earth? -- Life before oxygen -- Evolution of oxygenic photosynthesis -- Cyanobacteria: the great liberators -- What controls atmospheric oxygen concentrations? -- The early history of atmospheric oxygen: biological evidence -- The early history of atmospheric oxygen: geological evidence -- The great oxidation -- Earth's Middle Ages: what came after the GOE -- Neoproterozoic oxygen and the rise of animals -- Phanerozoic oxygen -- Epilogue
Control code
2013024610
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 196 pages
Isbn
9780691145020
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013024610
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Label
Oxygen : a four billion year history, Donald Eugene Canfield
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is it about planet Earth? -- Life before oxygen -- Evolution of oxygenic photosynthesis -- Cyanobacteria: the great liberators -- What controls atmospheric oxygen concentrations? -- The early history of atmospheric oxygen: biological evidence -- The early history of atmospheric oxygen: geological evidence -- The great oxidation -- Earth's Middle Ages: what came after the GOE -- Neoproterozoic oxygen and the rise of animals -- Phanerozoic oxygen -- Epilogue
Control code
2013024610
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 196 pages
Isbn
9780691145020
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013024610
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)

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